Everyday Vocabulary

In this lesson we’re looking at some common expressions in English.

Have fun with the lesson, and don’t forget to try the quizzes.

– James.

Lesson Contents

Everyday expressions

What a gorgeous jacket! = I think your jacket is pretty.

Fancy going out later? = Do you want to go out later?

Steve is going out with Mary. = Steve and Mary are romantically involved.

It cost a fortune. = It cost a lot of money.


Never mind. = It doesn’t matter.

Make yourself at home. = Make yourself comfortable.

Ages. = A long time.

Are you having a laugh? = Are you joking?


Help yourself. = Take what you want.

Take care. = Look after yourself (goodbye).

I’m off. = I’m leaving.

Mind your own business! = I’m not going to tell you.

Match the halves of the conversations that use everyday vocabulary.

Complete the missing words from the conversations.

All Quizzes